Voyager: A cutting-edge technology provided by AirTanker, deployed by the RAF, to deliver a new strategic capability in support of UK global interests.
The Voyager programme is at the forefront of a seismic shift in the way the UK Armed Forces are structured. This puts new emphasis on the part industry and civilians have to play in support of and alongside, full time RAF personnel.
CAN OPERATE 1,000NM FROM BASE, REMAIN ON STATION FOR TWO
HOURS WHILST OFFLOADING MORE THAN 60 TONNES OF FUEL.
VOYAGER IS THE LARGEST AIRCRAFT IN THE RAF FLEET
WITH A LENGTH OF 58.82M, WINGSPAN OF 60.3M AND HEIGHT OF 17.39M
TWO PILOTS; ONE AAR MISSION SYSTEMS OPERATOR;
EIGHT CABIN CREW FOR AIR TRANSPORT
41,000FT (7.8MILES OR 12.5KM)
REFUELLING COMBINED PODS CAN TRANSFER
2,400 KGS OF FUEL PER MINUTE.
Voyager QRA: Full feature
Voyager provides an operationally critical air-to-air refuelling capability to the RAF, faster, safer, and more efficiently, than ever before.
Added range, increased capacity and unrivalled reliability, RAF Voyager offers a step change in military movements reuniting troops and military personnel with their families and loved ones.
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